Braves clinch NL East title with win over Marlins

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By Mark Bowman www.mlb.com Braves clinch NL East title with win over Marlins \n”,”providerName”:”Twitter”,”providerUrl”:”https://twitter.com”,”type”:”rich”,”width”:550,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”braves-clinch-nl-east-title-with-win-over-marlins\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.7″:{“data”:{“type”:”id”,”generated”:true,”id”:”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”braves-clinch-nl-east-title-with-win-over-marlins\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.7.data”,”typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”type”:”oembed”,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbed”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”braves-clinch-nl-east-title-with-win-over-marlins\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.8″:{“content”:”By sweeping the Mets over the weekend in Atlanta, the Braves gained a 10-9 win in the season series, which served as the tiebreaker in this year’s division race.”,”type”:”markdown”,”__typename”:”Markdown”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”braves-clinch-nl-east-title-with-win-over-marlins\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.9″:{“content”:”The Mets notched their 100th win by defeating the […]

Kyle Wright wins 20th game of 2022

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By Mark Bowman www.mlb.com PHILADELPHIA — It seemed fitting for Kyle Wright to secure his first 20-win season upon the same mound where he made his first career start. As the Braves right-hander etched this milestone win in a 6-3 victory over the Phillies on Saturday at Citizens Bank Park, he […]

Braves shut out by Phillies in second straight loss

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By Mark Bowman www.mlb.com PHILADELPHIA — The Braves won a World Series despite having a losing record for more than half of the 2021 season and they have produced one of the game’s best records since exiting May with another losing record. The defending World Series champs might not understand […]

Braves’ baserunning mistakes lead to loss vs. Nationals

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By Mark Bowman www.mlb.com ATLANTA — Had the Braves been more productive offensively, manager Brian Snitker could have publicly ignored the multiple costly baserunning mistakes his team made in a 3-2 loss to the Nationals on Wednesday afternoon at Truist Park. But those baserunning errors ended up being significant as […]

Braves 2022 postseason FAQ

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By Mark Bowman www.mlb.com Braves 2022 postseason FAQ \n”,”providerName”:”Twitter”,”providerUrl”:”https://twitter.com”,”type”:”rich”,”width”:550,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”braves-2022-postseason-faq\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.4″:{“data”:{“type”:”id”,”generated”:true,”id”:”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”braves-2022-postseason-faq\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.4.data”,”typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”type”:”oembed”,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbed”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”braves-2022-postseason-faq\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.5″:{“content”:”**How might the postseason roster look?**\n\nThe question is whether there will be a roster spot for Marcell Ozuna, who was already looking like an odd man out before his DUI arrest on Aug. 19. If Ehire Adrianza’s left quad heals within the […]

Braves clinch 2022 playoff berth

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By Mark Bowman www.mlb.com Braves clinch 2022 playoff berth \n”,”providerName”:”Twitter”,”providerUrl”:”https://twitter.com”,”type”:”rich”,”width”:550,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”braves-clinch-2022-playoff-berth\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.2″:{“data”:{“type”:”id”,”generated”:true,”id”:”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”braves-clinch-2022-playoff-berth\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.2.data”,”typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”type”:”oembed”,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbed”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”braves-clinch-2022-playoff-berth\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.3″:{“content”:”As the Braves sit just one game behind the first-place Mets, they still can control who wins the NL East. The two teams begin a three-game series in Atlanta on Sept. 30.\n\nAsked if his team would celebrate clinching a postseason berth […]

Austin Riley hits 37th home run vs. Nationals

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By Mark Bowman www.mlb.com Austin Riley hits 37th home run vs. Nationals \n”,”providerName”:”Twitter”,”providerUrl”:”https://twitter.com”,”type”:”rich”,”width”:550,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”austin-riley-hits-37th-home-run-vs-nationals\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.6″:{“data”:{“type”:”id”,”generated”:true,”id”:”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”austin-riley-hits-37th-home-run-vs-nationals\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.6.data”,”typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”type”:”oembed”,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbed”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”austin-riley-hits-37th-home-run-vs-nationals\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.7″:{“content”:”Even with this recent skid, Olson still is tied for sixth among MLB players with 70 extra-base hits. Riley ranks second on this list with 76, despite hitting .226 with a .744 OPS since the beginning of August.\n\nRiley […]

Spencer Strider becomes fastest pitcher to 200 strikeouts

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By Mark Bowman www.mlb.com Spencer Strider becomes fastest pitcher to 200 strikeouts \n”,”providerName”:”Twitter”,”providerUrl”:”https://twitter.com”,”type”:”rich”,”width”:550,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”spencer-strider-becomes-fastest-pitcher-to-200-strikeouts\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.6″:{“data”:{“type”:”id”,”generated”:true,”id”:”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”spencer-strider-becomes-fastest-pitcher-to-200-strikeouts\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.6.data”,”typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”type”:”oembed”,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbed”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”spencer-strider-becomes-fastest-pitcher-to-200-strikeouts\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.7″:{“content”:”“I have high expectations for myself, but like I said, I don’t think you can pinpoint specific checkpoints to try and achieve,” Strider said. “Striking out 200 guys in a season wasn’t a goal of mine. It was […]

Ronald Acuña Jr. homers in all-around gem for Braves

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By Mark Bowman www.mlb.com ATLANTA — Ronald Acuña Jr.‘s surgically repaired right knee prevented him from producing MVP-caliber numbers this year. But as the regular season enters its most important stretch, it’s apparent he remains one of the game’s most exciting and influential players. Acuña created multiple jaw-dropping moments while […]

Ozzie Albies out with finger injury

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By Mark Bowman www.mlb.com ATLANTA — As Ozzie Albies was at a nearby hospital being fitted for a cast on Friday night, Vaughn Grissom stood in front of his locker at Truist Park and discussed how emotionally challenging it will be to replace the veteran second baseman, who will miss […]

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